“Patient engagement is the blockbuster drug of the century.” – Leonard Kish Many have heard this quote and similar sentiments in recent years. There is no question that the health industry has (finally) recognized the contribution that patients make when they are active and informed members of their care team. And research is bearing this out. … Continue reading The case for the connected patient
As I put proverbial pen to paper to write this column, Federal Health Minister Jane Philpott is preparing to meet with her provincial/territorial counterparts to begin discussions regarding a new Health Accord for Canada. The negotiation of a new Accord after the last one expired in 2014 is one of many examples of changes in Ottawa … Continue reading What Prime Minister Trudeau and e-Health have in Common
What you told us These are the top three reasons why you attend the annual e-Health Conference. How do we know that? You told us. Through the conference survey results you also told us that: 78% of you visited six or more vendors in the exhibit hall, 28% were first time e-Health Conference participants, 20% … Continue reading Networking. Education. What’s New.